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From batteries to bikinis, a look at what’s in the queue for 3D printers.
Can electronics makers collect and share your data without your consent?
Experts discuss the military and commercial applications of increasingly sophisticated drones.
A pill-sized implant turns thought into action for two individuals paralyzed by stroke.
Researchers describe an portable fluorescent microscope they've built using a cell phone and inexpensive parts.
An new thermal infrared camera might make crime scene investigations easier.
Can samples of the bacteria on a person's hands be enough to identify them?
Fifty years later, forensic scientists apply modern tech to the JFK assassinatio...
A new book traces the early history of blood transfusions.
Forensic anthropologist and writer Kathy Reichs talks about her new novel "Bones...
\tThe La Brea Tar Pits are world-renowned fossil sites for good reason—they're the mass graves of thousands of Ice Age creatures, each with a story to tell. Researchers at the nearby Page Museum clean the asphalt from the fossil remains, and using paleoforensics, recount the grim details of their deaths. In the process, clues emerge about what life was like in prehistoric Los Angeles.